Alexis Eliot

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Adventure Colleges In The Blue Ridge

Thirty-two colleges competed in our 2017 Top Adventure College Contest and battled head to head in a bracket-style tournament between small and big schools. After 150,000 votes poured in, these cool schools emerged as the top eight most adventurous colleges in the Blue Ridge.

Wonderful Whitewater: 10 Favorite Whitewater Destinations

Hit the rapids on these 10 top-notch whitewater rivers this summer.

5 Great Hikes for Blueberry Picking in the Blue Ridge

A few of our favorite berry picking hikes in the Blue Ridge.

Wild and Scenic: 7 Protected Rivers and their Perks

The National Wild and Scenic Rivers System was created in 1968 to preserve rivers with outstanding natural, cultural, and recreational values in free-flowing condition.